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... and we had to slow down to tickover two or three times to let them get away from us.
In the tunnel we met a cyclist coming the other way. When he saw our boat he said he was from Felonious Mongoose.
At the end of the tunnel, as we approached Dudley Port Junction another boat crossed our bows on the Main Line heading from right to left. The brassy boat in front of us turned left and followed them. As there would be lock queues if we ...
... br> Back on Gabriel we met Barry from Xsara, who wanted to join BCF. He took away a form.
We had another camp kitchen meal before ending up in the beer tent to listen to Rainbow Road. We met some people from a boat that sells hedgerow products – jams from wild plants etc.
On our return we found the BCF form from Barry.
No boating today
Sun 15th Sep
The forecast had predicted a severe storm today with ...
... where we could let Hugo off. There were no roads – just towpaths and bridges.
We asked in the Sealife Centre about tourist information and they directed us to the new Library of Birmingham, just recently opened. We walked through ICC to get there and enjoyed going up in the lifts to the roof gardens.
We went to the café and discovered that all the prices ended in 9p, 19p, 29p etc. So a hot chocolate was £2.09. They must think we are idiots if they ...
Two weeks to go and a bad time to find out that my trusty loft-lodging 80 litre rucksack - purchased in 2000 - is not really up to the task of carrying our stuff comfortably on my now slightly larger, comfort-seeking self.
After much hunting and research I have found a brilliant ...
... a hill overlooking the Merry Hill shopping centre.
Hazel went shopping and then we both met at the eating plaza, where we had a very salty oriental lunch. Ivor and Steph have told us about a fasting diet they are on. You can eat what you like, but only between 10am and 6pm. They say they lost several stone, so we have decided to try it. By 5pm when we needed to have our final meal of the day, we weren’t very hungry so we had something very light. The ...